noun pathfinder \ ˈpath-ˌfīn-dər , ˈpäth- \

  • one that discovers a way; especially : one that explores untraversed regions to mark out a new route
  • a person who goes ahead of a group and finds the best way to travel through an unknown area
  • a person or group that is the first to do something and that makes it possible for others to do the same thing

From:  https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pathfin...

So what is a Pathfinder here at Yellow Springs High School and McKinney Middle School?

If you are working on a project in class, Mr. Hurwitz will often try to find you appropriate research to help you with that project. Since the internet is filled with so many resources, it is important to use resources that have been vetted (gone over) by your teachers. The Pathfinders here do just that!